Napier Ventures Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral properties in the United States.
The last earnings update was 22 days ago.
Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Napier Ventures is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Napier Ventures has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Napier Ventures. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Napier Ventures's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Napier Ventures has negative assets, we can't compare the value of its assets to the CA Metals and Mining industry average.
Take a look at our analysis of NAP’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the potential returns from the core activities, the size of each contract's opportunity, and the capacity of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Napier Ventures's regulatory filings and announcements.
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Napier Ventures has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Metals and Mining industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Napier Ventures's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Napier Ventures's earnings growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Napier Ventures's revenue growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Napier Ventures is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Napier Ventures is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Napier Ventures's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
Metals and Mining
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Donald Thomas Scoretz has been the Chief Executive Officer of Napier Ventures Inc. since October 22, 2015 and served as its Interim Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Scoretz has been President at Napier Ventures Inc. since January 19, 2016. Mr. Scoretz has been the Chief Executive Officer of North American Oil and Minerals Inc. Since 2005. Mr. Scoretz served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Napier Ventures Inc. from February 8, 2012 to December 10, 2012. Mr. Scoretz has been a Director of Napier Ventures Inc. since March 6, 2007. Since, November 2005, Mr. Scoretz has been a Director of Asia Canada Energy Inc. ("ACE"), a private company with a gas property in China. He served as a Director of Pacific Asia China Energy Inc. from August 18, 2006 to July 2008.
Donald's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Donald's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in Canada.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Napier Ventures management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Chief Financial Officer
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Napier Ventures board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Does Napier Ventures Inc's (CVE:NAP) CEO Salary Reflect Performance?
Donald Scoretz took the reins as CEO of Napier Ventures Inc's (CVE:NAP) and grew market cap to CA$12.23m recently. … Understanding how CEOs are incentivised to run and grow their company is an important aspect of investing in a stock. … Check out our latest analysis for Napier Ventures
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Napier Ventures Inc., an exploration stage company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral properties in the United States. It holds interests in the Calico Peak property located to the Delores County, Colorado; and holds 100% interests in 57 unpatented mining claims in Emerald Isle property located in Mohave County, Arizona. The company was incorporated in 2007 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.
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